Season two of Nickelodeon’s live-action series I Am Frankie will premiere on September 10. Ahead of the new episodes, a one-hour special will air on August 11 following Frankie as she goes head-to-head with another android.
I Am Frankie follows Frankie Gaines, a high-tech android enrolled in high school. Produced by Paradiso Pictures and Nickelodeon Latin America, the show is the English-language version of Nickelodeon Latin America’s Yo Soy Frankie. The show’s second season will see Frankie’s world turned upside down when a new android arrives at her school.
When I Am Frankie premiered in September 2017, it was distributed to Nickelodeon’s global audiences in over 170 territories across more than 80 channels and branded blocks. The series was then renewed for a second season in November.
In other Nickelodeon news, the kidsnet recently greenlit 26 episodes of a new animated Rugrats series. Production is currently underway, with more news on casting and air date to follow. Additionally, Nick ordered a second season of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ahead of the US season one premiere on September 17. Production on the next 26 episodes of the animated action/comedy series will begin this fall at Nick’s California headquarters.